Formulations Of Alpha-amylase Inhibitors With Alpha-glucosidase Inhibitors Useful In The Treatment Of Diabetes And Obesity

  • Published: Sep 12, 2008
  • Earliest Priority: Mar 07 2007
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This invention relates to the combination of a-amylase inhibitors prepared from Phaseolus vulgaris with a-glucosidase inhibitors obtained from Salacia oblonga and other species. The a-amylase inhibitor is accompanied by a quantity of lectins that reduces the amount of glucose originating from the starches present in the diet, and considerably reduces the appetite after repeated administration. The combination with a-glucosidase inhibitors, such as extracts of Salacia or the thiosugars present in it, further reduce the blood glucose, acting synergically, and consequently reduce the synthesis of fats from carbohydrates.

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  • Publication: Sep 12, 2008
  • Application: Mar 6, 2008
    WO EP 2008001783 W
  • Priority: Mar 7, 2007
    EP EP 07425134 A
  • Priority: Mar 7, 2007
    US US 90531907 P

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